North of Tyne Investment – Equity

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Through the North of Tyne Culture and Creative Investment Programme we will invest £625k of equity finance in the North of Tyne’s cultural and creative industries.  

Applications are encouraged from ambitious organisations looking to establish innovate products, services and business models that recognise the new trading environment for cultural and creative businesses.   

Our offer: 

Equity investments of £25,000 – £75,000   

No management fees  

The Fund will participate in your funding round to a maximum of 25% or £75k of the round

Investment is available towards businesses who are: 

  • Developing new revenue-generating cultural and creative products and services  
  • Diversifying into new forms of practice  
  • Developing new business models  
  • Planning general business growth  

For companies who: 

  • Are based in the North of Tyne (Newcastle, North Tyneside or Northumberland)  
  • Operate within the cultural or creative industries  
  • Able to provide a compelling investment deck